China Removes Restrictions Where First, Second ASF Outbreak Were Found

China’s Ministry of Agriculture will lift restrictions on central Henan province, where the country’s second African swine fever (ASF) outbreak occurred. C​hina has already removed restrictions on an area in Shenyang, Liaoning province, where the country’s first case of ASF was found.

Monkeypox in Africa in 2018

Information from the Nigerian Centre for Disease Control and European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control reveals that there have been thousands of suspected and confirmed cases of monkeypox reported in Africa this year.